Almost one-third of Australians report feeling lonely, with social disconnection on the rise in an increasingly digital world.

This Sunday, Australians are being invited to celebrate Neighbour Day and the important role neighbours can play in our lives.

So how important is it to connect with our neighbours?

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Produced By: Mary-Kate Hannagan

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First aired on The Wire, Monday 25 March 2024